please spread the word…
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act…
ACTION (Activists Committed to Interrupting Oppression Now)
is proud to announce our 1st annual
GET OUT THE VOTE Poster Contest
(Deadline: June 16, 2014)
Winning submissions will be displayed throughout our community
to encourage people to register & vote.
• Any medium welcome (drawing, painting, photography, collage, digital, etc)
• All submissions must be 11” x 17”
• The words and images are up to you. Please make posters non-partisan & non-specific to local, regional, or national elections
• Include your name, age category, & contact information (if under 18, please additionally submit the name & contact of a parent, guardian, or teacher)
• You may enter multiple posters
• You don’t have to be a resident of Tompkins County to enter
• June 16: Submissions due by 1 pm.
All entries will be posted online
• June 20: Winners announced
Originality, content, & appeal to underrepresented voters like young people, low-income people, and people of color
Four Age Categories for prizes:
10 & under $50 prize
11-13 $50 prize
14-18 $100 prize
19-Adult $100 prize
Call With Questions:
301 W. Court St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
Help make this initiative successful:
Forward this announcement on.
Post/print/display the attached poster.
Share/Join the fb event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1450628871847332/?context=create&source=49#
Share with all teachers to share with classrooms in our communities.